Project IRENE Using optical scanning to digitize ethnographic field recordings on wax cylinders

Optical Scan of Cylidner 14-2320.1: Scratched Cylinder

Overview of a small portion of cylinder 14-2320.1. The image shows the end of the groove; where the recording stopped. There is a large scratch in the cylinders surface visible as the large horizontal distortion at the bottom of the image.
August, 7, 1923
Actual Dimension:
13.5cm h x .72cm w
Exhibit Tags:
2320.1, wax cylinder, optical scan overview, and optical scan